No. 21 Oklahoma women beat Utah 70-55
FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) Peyton Little scored 14 points with four 3-pointers and six assists and No. 21 Oklahoma scored 22 points in the fourth quarter to pull away from Utah 70-55 at the Junkaroo Jam on Thursday.
Vionise Pierre-Louis scored 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting and combined with Kaylon Williams to score 14 points in the third quarter to help halt a Utah rally and give the Sooners a 48-43 lead.
Little and Derica Wyatt sank three of the four 3-pointers the Sooners used to pull ahead 67-50 in the fourth for their largest lead of the game.
Oklahoma led 34-32 at halftime after Pierre-Louis hit a jumper in the paint with 1:47 left.
Williams finished with 11 points and Oklahoma shot 8 of 28 from long distance.
Emily Potter scored 15 points on 6-of-11 shooting for Utah (3-1), which was hurt by 26 turnovers and struggled with foul trouble. Tanaeya Boclair had a career-high six assists.